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Metheney Family Origin

Where is the Metheney family from?

Metheney Family Occupations

What did your Metheney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Metheney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 74% of Metheney's were Farmers. Farmer, Housekeeper and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Metheney. A less common occupation for the Metheney family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    74%
  • Housekeeper

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Metheney ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Metheney Historical Records

What Metheney family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Metheney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Metheney census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Metheney

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Metheney. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Metheney. For the veterans among your Metheney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Metheney Life Expectancy

What is the average Metheney lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Metheney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Metheney in 1952 was 41, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Metheney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Metheney ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Metheney Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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